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Methow Kids’ Fishing Day 2019

Sat, June 9, 10-2pm, 2018

METHOW WILDLIFE WONDERS Partnership blends art and environmental education for interdisciplinary learning An original block print design by Methow Valley sixth grade student Damon Alumbaugh will be featured on t-shirts commemorating the 2019 Methow Kids’ Free Fishing Day, which is part of National Fishing and Boating Week.  Additional designs were chosen to be featured on… [Read More]

Two Hours in Twisp: spring

Brought to you by the Twisp Chamber of Commerce #twispwa #visittwisp #playintwisp#winterintwisp Lucky you! You’re charging your electric car at Twisp, WA’s EV charging station at TwispWorks and now you are in possession of two unscheduled hours in which to explore this eclectic town at the base of the North Cascades. So what are you going to do… [Read More]

Unicorns and Alligators and Turtles, Oh My!

Spring 2019

by Ashley Lodato Education Director, Methow Arts Alliance The third grade animal studies program at Virginia Grainger Elementary School uses Common Core standards to integrate biology, literacy, art, and geography. Working with third grade teachers Patty Caryl, Nancy Bishop, and Amy Sullivan, students begin the process by selecting an animal and using the internet and… [Read More]

ARTscapes – Beyond the Frame: To Be Native

Spring 2019

The ARTscapes project is facilitated by Methow Arts. It is designed to activate empty commercial storefronts and vacant space in Okanogan County. ARTscapes brings more foot traffic into downtown and offers more exposure to the creative sector.  Our current program fills storefronts with images and informational posters about the work of Edward S. Curtis and BEYOND… [Read More]

Second Graders Create Critters of the Methow Valley

Winter 2019

by Ashley Lodato Education Director, Methow Arts Alliance When do you get to see the Methow Valley Elementary School art room filled with eagles, cougars, rattlesnakes, herons, and black widows? Second graders know the answer to this–when Bruce Morrison visits the school, that’s when. Bruce, a Twisp-based artist and teaching artist, has been leading residencies for… [Read More]

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